This Pirate veteran
explores great books.
Ellen Franks, a U.S. Air Force veteran and mother of four children, said one reason she chose East Carolina University is because of its support of veterans.
What advice do you have for other students? Student tickets for these things are a steal and absolutely worth the time.
Written by: Sophronia Knott
Photography by: Cliff Hollis
College: Thomas Harriot College of Arts & Sciences
Major: Great Books & English
Hobbies & Interests: I read books and comics, and I craft. We (my family) love going to the movies
Clubs & Organizations: Sigma Tau Delta
Favorite place to eat:
Five Guys or Ninja
Favorite Movie: “Kung-Fu Hustle”
Favorite website: The Thomas Harriot ECU page
Favorite place on campus: My car in Minges parking
Favorite hangout: The benches around the fountain
Favorite class: This semester, ENGL 4951 Topics in Children’s Lit. with Dr. Ken Parille
Favorite TV show: Doctor Who
Professor who influenced you the most:
Dr. Helena Feder. But the second spot is occupied by so many other brilliant, committed professors who are truly inspiring.
The one thing you cannot live without: I commute to school so I use audiobooks to complete some of my reading for classes and then switch over to whatever I'm reading for fun. It's a great way to get in "fun" reading during the semester.
Sequential art narrative critic